A few things online that caught my attention this week:
“I wish grad students would talk to me about baseball”
Historic preservation and gentrification
Erin Zelnik interviews Nicholas Guyatt, author of Bind Us Apart: How Enlightened Americans Invented Racial Segregation
Tom Cutterham reviews William Hogeland, Autumn of the Black Snake: The Creation of the U.S. Army and the Invasion That Opened the West
The Way of Improvement Leads Home needs a copy editor
Who is Mary Katharine Goddard?
Three founding fathers died on July 4th? Was God involved?
Mark David Hall reviews Thomas Kidd, Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father
Christopher Minty reviews Rebecca Brannon, From Revolution to Reunion: The Reintegration of the South Carolina Loyalists
A Ph.D in the high school classroom: “I belong here”
Did the coal industry kill his book?
Thomas Jefferson and the Bible